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Northrop Grumman Cyber Report: Colonial Pipeline Attack Takeaways & Way Forward

Northrop Grumman Cyber Report: Colonial Pipeline Attack Takeaways & Way Forward

On this week’s Cyber Report, sponsored by Northrop Grumman, Cyberspace Solarium Commission Executive Director Rear Admiral Mark Montgomery, USN (ret.), deputy Executive Director John Costello join John Cofrancesco of Fortress Information Security to discuss lesson learned and ways forward in the wake of the recent Colonial Pipeline ransomware...

Is there a US gas shortage? Three questions about pipeline hack.

Is there a US gas shortage? Three questions about pipeline hack.

Cyberattacks may seem an abstract threat to many Americans. But the ransomware strike that knocked offline a key gasoline pipeline last week has created concrete problems for drivers in the Southeast as fuel prices creep up and lines form at service stations in affected areas.

Experts Call for Cyber Shift in Response to Colonial Hack

Experts Call for Cyber Shift in Response to Colonial Hack

Cybersecurity experts say that last week’s ransomware attack against Colonial Pipeline, which led to the ongoing shutdown of the network that carries almost half the supply of gasoline, diesel and other fuel products to the U.S. East Coast, provides a graphic reminder of the rapidly evolving landscape of cyber threats against critical...

Colonial Pipeline attack underscores US energy’s vulnerability

Colonial Pipeline attack underscores US energy’s vulnerability

The ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline, the largest supplier of oil to the Northeast region of the United States, is underscoring just how vulnerable critical U.S. infrastructure is to cybercriminals in a way no previous attack has done, say U.S. officials and experts in the field.

National infrastructure plan could strain CISA despite modernizing systems

National infrastructure plan could strain CISA despite modernizing systems

President Biden on Wednesday announced a $2 trillion infrastructure plan, offering a broad range of spending targets – including fixing roads and bridges, planting a nationwide electric vehicle charging network, greening the power grid, and rebuilding schools. Cybersecurity was not specifically mentioned as part of the infrastructure plan, but...

Northrop Grumman Cyber Report: Cyber Survivability; Exercising w/ The Army

Northrop Grumman Cyber Report: Cyber Survivability; Exercising w/ The Army

On this week’s Cyber Report, sponsored by Northrop Grumman, Jim Conroy, the vice president of emerging systems and strategic initiatives at Northrop Grumman’s Navigation, Targeting and Survivability Division, discusses securing the military internet of things and open architecture systems, and Andrea Schaumann, the federal operations deputy at...

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